Robert Ssentongo

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Robert Ssentongo
Personal information
Date of birth (1988-06-05) 5 June 1988 (age 29)[1]
Place of birth Kampala, Uganda
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)[2]
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Kampala City Council
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004 Simba
2005 SC Villa
2006 Kampala City Council
2006–2008 Brabrand
2008–2009 Kampala City Council
2009–2010 African Lyon
2010–2012 URA
2012–2014 Saint George
2014–2016 URA
2016– Kampala City Council
National team
2004– Uganda 38 (8)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19:52, 26 September 2016 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18:38, 24 September 2016 (UTC)

Robert Ssentongo (born 5 June 1988) is an Ugandan international footballer who plays for Kampala City Council, as a striker.

Club career[edit]

Born in Kampala, Ssentongo has played club football for Simba, SC Villa, Kampala City Council, Brabrand, African Lyon, URA and Saint George.[2][3]

International career[edit]

He made his senior international debut for Uganda in 2004,[2] and has appeared in FIFA World Cup qualifying matches.[4] He was the top scorer at the 2012 Cecafa-Tusker Challenge Cup.[5] He was a squad member at the 2016 African Nations Championship.[1]

Honours[edit]

Individual
  • Cecafa-Tusker Challenge Cup top scorer (1): 2012[5]
  • Uganda Premier League top scorer (4): 2004, 2011–12, 2014–15, 2015–16[6][7][8]
  • Uganda Premier League Team of the Season (1): 2015–16[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Profile". CAF. Retrieved 2 October 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c "Player profile". National-Football-Teams.com. Retrieved 24 September 2016. 
  3. ^ http://kccafc.co.ug/index.php/news/257-welcome-home-ssentongo
  4. ^ Robert SsentongoFIFA competition record
  5. ^ a b "Ssentongo, Isinde To Miss Cecafa In Darfur". FUFA. 29 April 2013. Retrieved 8 February 2017. 
  6. ^ "UPL Top scorers". FUFA. Retrieved 8 February 2017. 
  7. ^ Andrew Oryada (20 May 2015). "SC VIPERS CROWNED UGANDAN CHAMPIONS". African Football. Retrieved 8 February 2017. 
  8. ^ a b "KCCA's Ochaya is 2015-16 UPL Most Valuable Player". Uganda Premier League. 13 August 2016. Retrieved 8 February 2017.